Badrinath Yatra From Haridwar
INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS
What we'll give. What we won't
What is included in the tour
* Airport/Railway Station pickup and transfer
* Accommodation in double rooms with        attached toilet and bath
* Hot water facility
* Breakfast and dinner in Deluxe & Standard package
* Transportation as mentioned, Non AC        vehicle during hill journey
* All taxes 
What is NOT included in the tour
* Lunch in Deluxe & Standard package
* Meals in Economy package
* Pony/Palki charges
* Ropeway fare
* Priority Darshan charges
* Special Pooja charges
* Personal Insurance & emergency rescue charges
* Extra transport charges in the event of      landslides
* Tips and any other expenses, which are      not mentioned above
* Govt service tax


Note. Anyone traveling to altitudes above 10000 Ft. is liable to suffer from Acute Mountain Sickness ( AMS ), unless properly acclimatized. In this tour, you are touching high altitude terrain. The most common symptoms of AMS are headache, disturbed sleep, loss of appetite, nausea, coughing, irregular breathing, breathlessness and lack of concentration. You are advised to allow time for acclimatization before engaging in any physical activity, once you reach high altitude terrains. Smoking & Drinking should also be avoided till you get acclimatized. Medical help is available or you should call your Group Leader for help.
If due to Weather or any Technical Problems that Cause Delays or Postponement that Entire Extra Night Stay and Additional Meals and Transfers will be Charged Extra Directly to Clients.
HIGHLIGHTS
What makes this tour special
* Visit to Sri Badrinath ji 
* Visit to Panch Prayag (Deoprayag, Karanprayag, Rudraprayag, Nandprayag & Vishnuprayag)    
* Visit to Mana village, the last village on India-Tibet border 
* Visit to Auli by rope-way from Joshimath
* Visit to Rishikesh 
Itinerary
Day 01 . Haridwar – Joshimath Vai Rudraprayag 
               Morning, drive straight to Joshimath 
               enroute visit Deoprayag, Rudraprayag 
               & Karnprayag. On Arrive Joshimath, 
               Check in Hotel. Overnight stay. Joshimath:  
               Adi Guru Shankaracharya, who came all 
               the way from Kerels in the 8th Century A.D,
               perform penance under a tree here and 
               after getting enlightenment, established a 
               Math (religious centre), known as
               "Joshimath". The name Joshimath is 
               derived from it. Temple of Narsingh and 
               Nav Durga are located here.

Day 02 . Joshimath - Badrinath (44kms/3hr) Morning 
                 visit Narsingh Temple & Shankracharaya 
                 Math. Later drive to Badrinath, Check in 
                 Hotel. Visit Badrinath Temple for evening 
                 Aarti. Night halt at Badrinath.

Day 03 . Badrinath - Rudraprayag (165kms/6hr) 
                Early morning, pilgrims after having a bath 
                in the Taptkund have the Darshan of 
                Badrivishal. Brahamakamal is significant 
                for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). 
                There are other interesting sight seeing 
                spot like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, 
                Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the "Mukh" 
                of the Saraswati River. Just within the 
                three kms of Badrinathjee. Later drive 
                back to Rudraprayag. Check in Hotel. 
                Overnight stay.
                Tapt Kund : Natural thermal springs on 
                the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it 
                is customary to bathe before entering the 
                Badrinath temple. Narad Kund : A recess 
                in the river, near Tapt Kund, forming a pool 
                from where the Badrinath idol was 
                recovered. Brahama Kapal : A flat platform 
                on the bank of river Alaknanda. Hindus 
                perform proppitiating rites for their 
                deceased ancestors. Sheshnetra : 1.5kms. 
                away is a boulder having an impression of 
                the legendary serpent, better known as 
                the Sheshnag's eye. Charanpaduka : 3kms. 
                away is a beautiful meadow where the 
                footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder.
                Mata Murty Temple : Devoted to the mother 
                of Sri Badrinathji. Other important temples 
                include Sesh Netra Temple, Urvashi Temple
                and Charanpaduka. Mana Village : 
                Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is 
                the last Indian village before Tibet.
                Vasundhara : As the name suggests, 
                vasundhara is a magnificent water fall. 
                This place is 5 kms. from Badrinath out of 
                which 2 kms. is motorable upto Mana.
                Bhim Pul : On the other side of Mana village, 
                a massive rock forming a natural bridge, 
                lies over the roaring Saraswati river. It 
                presents a spectacular view of water 
                thundering down through the narrow 
                passage under the rock and is believed 
                to have been placed there by Bhim, the 
                second eldest among the five Pandava 
                brothers. Vyas Gufa (cave) : Near Mana 
                Village, this is a rock-cave where Ved 
                Vyas is believed to have composed the 
                Mahabharata and the pauranic 
                commentaries.

Day 04 . Rudraprayag - Haridwar (160kms/5hr) 
                 Drive to Haridwar, enroute visit Rishikesh 
                 Local Sight Seeing (Ram Jhulla, Laxman 
                 Jhulla, Triveni Ghat, Parmarth Niketan, 
                 Shivananda Ashram & Gita Kutir). 
                 Arrive in Haridwar tour end.